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Lieu: Wilmington, Delaware, États-Unis
ID de l'offre 12976799
Date de publication: 09/16/2019

We lead our industry in our development of a strong and varied pipeline. This means our people are here to win, we give you a breadth of opportunities to be curious and do groundbreaking, unique work that has big impact on science and medicine.

In Pharmaceutical Technology and Development (PT&D) we apply science and technology that turns concepts into actual medicines which help millions of people. We work across the entire value chain, designing and delivering active ingredients, formulations and devices required to support new medicines – from supplies for use in toxicology studies and clinical trials to developing the technology to ensure drugs can be scaled up for commercial manufacture.

The Intelligent Pharmaceuticals function within PT&D is focused on the design, development and registration of commercial connected devices that optimize medication use, improve patient outcomes and collect real world evidence data through digital health. Our programs integrate medicines with digital technology (e.g. software, apps, connected devices & sensors, smart packaging) to create medical devices that help patients and physicians manage their disease. Working with internal and external partners the team develop the device to regulatory standards and supports the AstraZeneca teams with successful commercial launch and benefit realisation. In addition to improving outcomes, these tools often improve adherence rates, collect real world evidence to support treatment decisions, provide personalized support, gain insights and differentiate our brands.

As a Project Leader, you will work across several patient-centred digital health projects within at least one, possibly multiple therapy areas, from initial engagement and design of the tool through leading the cross functional development team and ensuring implementation of tools into markets or evidence generation clinical studies. Other responsibilities will include;

  • Being accountable for leading the development and implementation of one or more projects, delivering these projects to the agreed strategy, plan and scope
  • Chairing cross-functional project working teams, where key project decisions are made impacting project investments, risks, timelines and delivery
  • Ensuring projects follow relevant governance models, quality systems, and legal / regulatory requirements
  • Being accountable for defining demand ($ + FTEs) associated with the project plan and responsible for the delivery within the agreed project budget (total cost: FTEs and $).
  • Owning responsibility for mitigating the project risk within the agreed scope
  • Developing and managing relationships with external technology and service providers
  • Accountability for a programme of work or therapy area portfolio, defining and delivering the Intelligent Pharmaceutical strategy for the programme
  • Leading extended team structures and organisation within and beyond AstraZeneca to ensure effective implementation can be achieved in strategic markets
  • The role involves a diverse range of problems/opportunities requiring complex judgements and solutions based on a well-developed level of conceptional thought and strategic vision and analysis, whilst managing various stakeholders within PT&D and across the business.
  • Contribution to the development of overall Intelligent Pharmaceutical business and development strategies and risks and expected to have credibility and influence within a wide variety of teams internal and external to AstraZeneca

Required Skills & Knowledge

  • Bachelor of Science degree
  • A minimum of 10 years relevant experience
  • Deep understanding of healthcare
  • Strong knowledge of drug/device development processes
  • Digital health experience
  • Strong leadership and project management skills
  • High learning agility
  • Excellent influence and teamwork skills and the ability to build relationships quickly
  • Resilient

Preferred Background / Experience

  • Experience with multiple disease / therapeutic areas and countries / regions
  • Commercial business acumen
  • Experience of Software as a Medical Device
  • Strong network: within AstraZeneca and / or externally (digital health / patient centric space)

AstraZeneca embraces diversity and equality of opportunity. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse team representing all backgrounds, with as wide a range of perspectives as possible, and harnessing industry-leading skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. We welcome and consider applications to join our team from all qualified candidates, regardless of their characteristics. We comply with all applicable laws and regulations on nondiscrimination in employment (and recruitment), as well as work authorisation and employment eligibility verification requirements.

Project Leader - Intelligent Pharmaceuticals
Projets, changement, amélioration de l'activité et gestion de la stratégie

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